Rag Radio 2011-03-18 / Rock Journalist and Author Joe Nick Patoski
Joe Nick Patoski is the author of Willie Nelson: An Epic Life and has authored and co-authored biographies of Selena and Stevie Ray Vaughan and collaborated on books about the Texas Mountains, the Texas Coast, and Big Bend National Park. He was an editor at Texas Monthly and a music writer for the Austin American-Statesman, and his writing has appeared in The New York Times and Rolling Stone. His latest book is Generations on the Land, and he is currently working on a cultural history of the Dallas Cowboys. We talk about SXSW, Texas music and culture, and much more. With performance by musical guest Hector Saldaña of San Antonio's The Krayolas. (Note: Saldaña's name should be pronounced with an "ñ")
Host and Producer: Thorne Dreyer. Engineer and Co-producer: Tracey Shulz. Guest Engineer: Matthew Johnson.